Some House Republicans have broken with Speaker Kevin McCarthy over plans to oust Democratic Reps. Ilhan Omar, Adam Schiff and Eric Swalwell from committees.
Republicans now hold the gavels on the House Financial Services Committee and have no plans to kill off a Democratic relic that prioritized diversity and inclusion on the panel.
House Minority Leader Hakeem Jeffries formally nominated two Democrats on the Intelligence Committee and is expected to nominate another Democrat on the Foreign Affairs panel, all three of who Speaker Kevin McCarthy pledged to block, setting up a polit…
Democratic lawmakers blamed ethnic bigotry as the motivation behind Saturday night’s mass shooting at a Los Angeles dance club before authorities released information about the suspect.
When mayors from the nation’s biggest cities gathered for a conference in Washington, they boasted about having a handle on the violent crime crisis that’s exploded on their watch.
Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia and Paul Gosar of Arizona have been given committee assignments for the new Congress, ending two years of being banished from committees by Democrats.
The immigration crisis that’s being bused into big cities was on the agenda when the U.S. Conference of Mayors kicked off its winter meeting Tuesday in Washington, but the mayors’ big discussion about border jumpers will happen in private.
House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jim Jordan said the new subcommittee on the weaponization of the federal government wants to investigate the alleged mistreatment of Jan. 6, 2021, defendants during their detainment.
House Speaker Kevin McCarthy says embattled freshman Rep. George Santos, New York Republican, is unlikely to have access to anything top secret.
House Speaker Kevin McCarthy said Thursday he is willing to make public unreleased security footage from the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol riot.